Respublika! is a one-week community media arts festival which will take place in Cyprus in 8 December 2017 – 16 December 2017. The festival will be simultaneously translated into an exhibition, which will run from 8 December 2017 – 12 January 2018, and will feed a series of seminars.
Find more info here (and call closes on 30th of June 2017): http://respublikafest.org/
CMFE took part in a discussion at the Italian Parliament on the topic of hate speech in the media. Nadia Bellardi presented the Media against hate initiative as an example of media proactively tackling hate speech & promoting ethical self-regulation and community media projects as media literacy labs. Continue reading
Project Respect Words at NearFM
Respect Words- Ethical Journalism in Media
CMFE supports the I stand with CEU campaign
Everybody In: A Journalist’s Guide To Inclusive Reporting For Journalism Students
New free ebook on inclusive journalism (free download): https://leanpub.com/everybodyinbook by Diane Kemp from the Birmingham City University School of Media and others
Each year around Ascension Day, community media journalists, nerds, political and social activists and technicians offer workshops of almost any kind concerning media and political activity. Continue reading
Civil society representatives and journalists from professional, community and refugee media organizations across Europe gathered in Concordia Press Club in Vienna, Austria, for the first media literacy workshop part of the Media against Hate campaign. The focus of the 2-day workshop was on connection – through storytelling and audience interaction – as the first step in hate prevention.
Follow the campaign activities at #MediaAgainstHate, www.mediaagainsthate.org
The workshop in Olsztyn, Poland, will be taking place on June 8.-9.!
The workshop will address the following topics:
- Freedom of expression and respect of human rights – where are the boundaries and what is hate speech?
- Muslims in the Media
The workshop will take place at the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Warmia and Mazury, on a wonderful academic campus. Olsztyn is the biggest city and the capital of the Warmia and Mazury province, located in the southern part of Warmia. Olsztyn is a popular tourist destination due to its spectacular nature (13 lakes within city limits) and splendid history (Copernicus used to live here).
First workshop on Contents, formats and strategies to engage audiences and counter discrimination
Journalists, community media producers and NGO representatives will meet at the Presseclub Concordia in Vienna on April 3rd and 4th to exchange good practices on prevention of hate speech and discrimination, in particular against women journalists, refugees and migrants. The workshop is part of the international Media Literacy workshop series co-organised by COMMIT Community Medien Institut and CMFE Community Media Forum Europe within the Media Against Hate Campaign. Continue reading
Let us point you to this Radio documentary by Mukti Jain Campion, trainer in the Media against Hate workshop in Vienna: Mukti Jain Campion is an independent producer of BBC television and radio documentaries Continue reading